Romanticizing your reality //

A quiet secluded life in the country, with the possibility of being useful to people to whom it is easy to do good, and who are not accustomed to have it done to them; then work which one hopes may be of some use; then rest, nature, books, music, love for one's neighbor — such [...]

Sweet William: The special new man in my life.

I have to let you all in on a little secret. There's a new man who has stolen my heart and is taking up space in my home. His name is Sweet William...and he is a flower. Surprisingly enough, Trader Joes is by far one of my favorite places to find immaculate flowers and greenery [...]

5 Ways To Bring Home The Spring Home!

Today, I finished some spring cleaning and enjoyed sitting in a lovely, organized, peaceful home! There is something beautiful about the changing of seasons. Especially when it comes to spring, it seems to be a time for change, renewal, blossoming, and flourishing. Much like our wardrobes, our homes sometimes reflect the seasons, but we don't [...]

Style on a Budget: The Farmers Market Girl

 Sundays are just a glorious day to rest and enjoy the beautiful city of Los Angeles with my fiance after church. This past 90 degree  "autumn" Sunday, we decided to wander around and explore the farmers market in Larchmont Village. Since the weather was so beautiful, I decided to get the most out of my [...]

Travel on a Budget: My Memories Are Free!

In the past week, I have been in 3 different states. Traveling is something I always dreamed of doing. Seeing the world, new places, nature walks, city strolls, all just fuels my soul and excites me. There is something truly marvelous about exploring new & unfamiliar territory. I feel so absolutely blessed with this life [...]